The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 59 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.26% 1.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 1.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Manual Testing
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
329 356 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.81% 85.17% 81.65%
Number of salaries quoted 301 310 204
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,780 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Manual Testing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Manual Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Manual Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle